I Annotate 2018

At the Tipping Point:
Annotation on the Web

San Francisco
Wed 6–Thu 7 June


Register by 1 May to ensure your place at I Annotate 2018, the sixth annual conference for annotation technologies and practices.


Pre-conference Social

Tue 5 June

Attendees gather before the conference for cocktails and snacks to renew contact and make new connections.

I Annotate 2018

Wed 6–Thu 7 June

100–150 expected attendees, drawn from leading thinkers and practitioners in education, journalism, publishing, research, science, and technology.

Annotation Hack Day

Fri 8 June

Approximately 50 attendees at the associated hack day, mostly drawn from attendees with a technical focus.

Hack Day: Fri 8 June

If you're working on an annotation project — or just want to dig in — we'd love to have you join us on Fri 8 June for a hack day in San Francisco.


I Annotate 2018 will be held in San Francisco’s historic Fort Mason Arts & Culture Center, Gallery 308, located in Landmark Building A at 2 Marina Blvd. Breakfast and lunch will be provided for all attendees Wed, Thu, and Fri.

View of Fort Mason with Golden Gate Bridge in the background.


There is no specific lodging associated with I Annotate 2018. Many attendees find lodging nearby using a variety of services. Others stay in one of San Francisco's many hotels, including affordable locations close to Fort Mason like:

Comfort Inn by the Bay
2775 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco CA 94109

Call for Proposals

The #ianno18 call for proposals ended on 3 April 2018 and notifications will be sent in late April. Email info@iannotate.org if you have questions about the program.


I Annotate is supported by Hypothesis and other organizations. Sponsor I Annotate: Connect your business, products, and projects to the leading practitioners that make up the annotation community. Contact us at info@iannotate.org for sponsorship details.

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